William Sloane

Obituary of William J. Sloane

William “Billy” J. Sloane, 68, of Atlantic City, NJ, passed away on January 3, 2022, at The Samaritan Center at Voorhees. Born in Philadelphia, PA, on April 30, 1953, Billy was the son of the late Christopher and Grace (Heisinger) Sloane Sr.


Billy is survived by his siblings, Michael (& Karen) Sloane, Grace (& Michael) Leddy, and Marguerite Poore; and many nieces and nephews.


In addition to his parents, Billy is predeceased by his siblings, Donna Leonetti, Christopher Sloane Jr., and Joseph Sloane.


Visitation will take place on April 2, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at St. Dominic Parish, 8504 Frankford Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19136. A Memorial Mass will follow at 11:30 a.m. Inurnment will take place after the service at Resurrection Cemetery, 5201 Hulmeville Rd., Bensalem, PA 19020.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Billy’s memory to Samaritan Hospice by mailing checks to Samaritan Gift Processing Center, PO Box 71425, Philadelphia, PA 19176-1425, or online at https://samaritannj.org/giving/donate-now/.


Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464, will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com.